Westbrook set for OKC return

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January 7, 2020 - 10:09 AM

Houston Rockets guard Russell Westbrook (0) passes the ball against the defense of Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic (7) and James Johnson (16) on Nov. 3. DAVID SANTIAGO/MIAMI HERALD/TNS

Once Russell Westbrook headed to Houston, the Oklahoma City Thunder were supposed to be headed toward a rebuild.

The team Westbrook returns to face this week doesn’t look like a team headed for the lottery. It’s playing like one Westbrook might see again in the postseason.

The Thunder welcome back their former point guard Thursday, with both doing just fine since going their separate ways last summer.

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